& Family


Abner & Kelley Arevalo

Fundacion Elisheva

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

See families in Honduras, in friendship with Jesus, restored by the power of God through His Word and through worship


Axel Mendez

Academia Deportiva de Buena Vista, Travesia

Puerto Cortes, Cortés

Seeking to change the lives of young boys in the community by using soccer

  • Daily soccer practices

  • Weekly soccer games

  • Daily educational tutoring

  • Daily devotionals

  • Daily meals and access to clean water and showers after practices


Brett McNeill

La Puerta de Esperanza

Valle de Angeles, Francisco Morazan

Sharing the hope of the Gospel of Jesus Christ

  • Mentorship of young adults leaving the orphanage in a family environment


Brian & Charity Scott

Scotts in Honduras

Agua Azul Rancho, Cortes

  • Feeding program and Bible lesson ministry

  • Medical care partnership

  • Jewelry making classes

  • Forming partnerships with local churches for volunteers to provide places for new converts to create an indigenous church


Byeongsoo (Santiago) Kim

Honduras Central Korean Church

San Pedro Sula, Cortes

  •  Supporting the students and local churches in Santa Barbara


Carter & Danielle Jackson

Buena Vista Sports Academy of Travesia

Puerto Cortes, Cortes

Using the international language of soccer as a tool, the goal is to break generational chains of sin, poverty, addiction, and spiritual lostness in tough places around the world


Charles & Joyce Harper

Jeremiah Missions

Caracol, Cortes

Dedicated to the spiritual growth and discipleship of those whom God places in our mission, both Hondurans and visiting workers

  • Educational program that includes all ages (pre-kinder through senior year college students)

  • Feeding program


Clare Norvet Pineda

Fundación Proniño

El Progresso, Yoro

To know Christ personally and make Him known personally to others

  • Support staff for Fundación Proniño in the areas of education, behavioral and emotional support


Courtney Dobbs

In the Midst Honduras

Talanga, Francisco Morazan

Evangelizing and discipling the people of Honduras by living life in the midst of them

  • Children's Director


Cynthia Stephan

Casa Esperanza

Comayagua, Comayagua

To empower young women through education and ministry to make a difference in Honduras

  • Home for young women, providing them with ministry and vocational opportunities, as well as a high school and/or college education that they otherwise could not afford


Daryl Smithgall

Footsteps Missions

Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

Holistically serve the forgotten, the orphaned and the unjustly-treated people of the world by meeting their real needs in the hopes of fostering people of character and children of God

  • Provide food, clothing, shelter, education, and medical care for needy children

  • Run Job Training Skills Center for older children

  • Outreach in the community

  • Children's camps


David & Aida Anderson

One Family At A Time Ministry

Roatan, Bay Islands

Give hope for a future that seems hopeless

  • Counseling

  • Bible study

  • Food and clothing for families


David & Maria Foster

Buena Vista Sports Academy

Travesia, Cortes

Mold boys into young men that will lead their future families, and entire communities, in a new direction – towards following Jesus, loving and providing for their families, and serving one another

  • Use a highly competitive sports programs and intense training as the primary means to engage and provide opportunities, while giving a daily example of men who are following Jesus, who love and respect their wives and children, and who display integrity, discipline, and value.


David & Scarleth Jones

Hope at Hand

Valle de Angeles, Francisco Morazan

Reaching out with the radical love of Jesus Christ to the children and families of Latin America to train up leaders with the purpose of transforming nations and establishing the kingdom on earth

  • Public school feeding program

  • Child discipleship

  • Youth education development

  • Hosting teams


David Trawick

Light in the Darkness Ministries

Roatan, Bay Islands

Reaching children, youth, and families with the Gospel of salvation through Jesus Christ. We are a ministry where everyone, just as they are, find a God who lifts them just as He is.

  • Kid’s Hour Church For Children

  • Lighthouse of Hope Church

  • Soldiers of The Cross Youth

  • Public School Ministry


Ed & Valerie Schubert

Fundacion Casa de Luz

Zambrano, Francisco Morazan

Serving at-risk children in two marginalized neighborhoods within Honduras

  • Provision of quality child care for poor working families

  • Preschool and kindergarten education

  • Food distribution

  • Practical need meeting through cement floors and roofing

  • Child evangelism and discipleship

  • Parenting Classes

  • Christian psychological services

  • Community outreach

  • Leadership Training

  • CPR & First Aid Training

  • Teen Mentorship Program


Edgar Treasure Arinitwe

Courageous Children's Ministry

Siguatepeque, Comayagua

Empower, educate, and enrich orphans and needy children and bring them to a place of walking in their true identity as children who are adopted into God's kingdom

  • Identifying organizations,schools, and orphanages that to partner with to offer support and curriculum for children and families

  • Volunteer work with kids at Casa Hogar and Just One Ministries


Gary & Celia Goodwin

Ascend International Ministries, Inc.

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Service and support to A.I.M. and Bread for the Bight through prayer, resources and financial giving

  • Home schooling, love and support for the children of AIM

  • Community support for other missionaries


Gordon & Anna MacKenzie

MacKenzies in Honduras

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Being Jesus' hands & feet to the most vulnerable

  • Administering child sponsorship program

  • Discipling pastors & leaders

  • Serving youth in prison

  • Counseling & support to missionaries & nationals

  • Leading mission teams


Harlan & Janelle Horst

El Camino Adelante

Valle de Angeles & Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Transitioning young adults from institutions to independent lives

  • Teaching and giving oversight in budgeting and finding housing, jobs, educational opportunities, and spiritual homes


Heather Braden de Maradiaga & Rigoberto Maradiaga

United World Mission / Fundación Gran Comisión

San Pedro Sula, Cortes

Encourage and equip moms of young children to realize their potential as mothers, women and leaders, in relationship with Jesus, and in partnership with the local church

  • MOPS Coach for Honduras


James & Barbara Costello

Angel Gardens Community Center

Comayagua, Comayagua

Share the gospel through community center outreach programs

  • Daycare, parent support groups, young moms program,  and food needs


Jamie Sorensen

Loving Honduran Kids

Valle de Angeles, Francisco Morazan

To show all of God's children His great love for them

  • Future children’s home

  • Distributing clothes, shoes, food & hygienic items to those in need

  • Providing school supplies & uniforms for children


Jason Stringer

Buena Vista Sports Academy Honduras

Puerto Cortes, Cortes

Seeking to break generational cycles of poverty, neglect and abandonment by raising up young men who will know Christ and change their community

  • Soccer program

  • Education

  • Discipleship

  • Mentorship


Jennifer Olsen

One Day Revival Ministry

Ciudad Espana, Francisco Morazan

Working with young people in the streets who are at-risk for drug abuse and gang influence

  • Coffee shop/community center to minister to youth

  • Street ministry working with local youth and gang members

  • Working with young, single mothers

  • Education program

  • Transition home


Jenny & Aben Claros

Give Hope to Honduras

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

To equip, mentor, and evangelize 'at-risk' children and youth through tailored and cultural relevant programs

  • School for kids that are behind in school/ have never been to school (K-6th grade)

Feeding program at the trash dump

Evangelism in public high schools


Jessie Harshbarger

Assembly of God World Missions

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

To reach the next generation

  • Starting a church planting team based out of La Ceiba and especially to the Moskito Indigenous/ethnic group


Jillian Snyder

Iglesia Bautista Independiente

Siguatepeque, Comayagua

Showing people the Love of God as the Lord gives opportunities

  • Teaching weekly Bible clubs

  • Teach and encourage area teen girls

  • Helping with  other day to day activities in the communties around as needs arise


John Passler & Adela Cruz Hernandez

Casa de Esperanza Christian Youth Ministries

La Union, Lempira

Bringing hope to the youth of Honduras through discipleship in Jesus Christ

  • Provide food, clothing, shelter, school expenses/fees and Christian discipleship training to underprivileged students in remote settlements

  • Equip students and involve them in ministry to go evangelize family and friends in their home towns

  • Provide hope for youth through a relationship with Jesus Christ

  • OANSA program to community youth


Jonathan & Kimberly Hall

Sowers 4 Pastors

Gracia, Lempira

Serving as directors of a child sponsorship ministry under the leadership of Sowers 4 Pastors

  • Work as a liaison between sponsors and sponsored children

  • Seek new sponsorships

  • Maintain the ministry Facebook Page

  • Coordinate special events and opportunities

  • Translate and deliver child letters, gifts, and program benefits

  • Help coordinate and host teams

  • Evaluate child well-being


Joy Ruffner

House of Hope International / Ministerio Mujeres de Esperanza Honduras

San Pedro Sula, Cortes

To equip women and children who have decided to follow Christ by giving them opportunities to be transformed spiritually, personally, economically, and socially.

  • Children's director

  • Short-term team coordinator

  • Manage sponsorship program correspondence

  • Weekly bible studies with the children

  • Future goal:  home for abandoned children


Kathy Mizen

Schools of Hope

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Administration for Schools of Hope

  • Overseeing the organizing, planning and administration of the childcare sponsorship program, in school feeding programs as well as missions teams who come to work with Schools of Hope


Katlyn McConnell

Finding Hope

El Porvenir, Atlantida

Inspiring and empowering families to brighter futures through sharing the Word of God, building meaningful relationships, and living a life of unconditional compassion for one another

  • Child care & foster care

  • Feeding center

  • Trade classes for women

  • Building of a children's home


Kayla Austin

Project 541

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Support and empower the lives of women and girls of La Moskitia by giving them skills needed to create a sustainable future for their family and community

  • Residential facility for abandoned girls to provide a safe place to grow up and obtain an education

  • Seek medical care for serious needs

  • Teach English as an outreach to teenage girls

  • Coach a girls soccer team


Kelly & Trisha Lawrence

Borders Expanded Ministries, Inc.

Guaimaca, Francisco Morazan

Work with medical professionals in Honduras and the USA to redirect the trajectory of the lives of special needs children and their families in rural areas by providing resources and physical therapy services

  • Help in a church plant

  • Collaborate with other organizations to provide training for church leaders and pastors

  • Host teams

  • Help schools in rural areas


Kelly Ryan

Promo For Good

El Progresso, Yoro

Provide paths to freedom for drug-addicted and street youth. Provide employment and reintegration to rehabilitated youth

  • Provide transportation to church and Bible Study

  • Provide financial and emotional support through drug rehabilitation

  • Provide financial and emotional support through reintegration from drug rehab

  • Visit Proniño and Bellas Princesas

  • Provide employment and educational opportunities when possible


Kelsey McHugh

Project Talitha Cumi

Yamaranguila, Intibucá

  • House mom 

  • Help keep track of ministry finances

  • Organize/plan teams

  • Help teach classes to the girls


Kim Hodgkiss

Mision Verdad y Vida

Trujillo, Colon

Equipping and Empowering Teenage Girls with Entrepreneurial Skills and Christian Values

  • Director for a residential training center, which provides vocational training (sewing, cooking, computers, business, English), in addition to Bible training and Christian values, for teenage girls whose families cannot afford education beyond the 6th grade. 


Laura Baxter

Joanna Ministries, Inc.

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Working with churches and other ministries, using the resources I have been given to help support what the Lord has called them to do

  • Foster care

  • Resource for education along with pre- & post-natal care for mother and baby


Merari Ramos

Assemblies of God World Missions

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Reaching this next generation of kids and youth by teaching them how to follow Jesus

  • Working with national pastors in kids ministry and trips into the Patuca River for evangelism and compassion ministry


Michael & Alecia Corbin

CorbinLife Honduras

Siguatepeque, Comayagua

To lead and empower families and the fatherless to become a catalyst for Christ-centered cultural revolution throughout Honduras and to the world

  • Evangelism through sustainable farming

  • Youth ministry

  • Community development

  • Children & family ministry

  • Missionary training and support


Michael Nielsen

Manos Extendidas

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

  • Daycare

  • Church ministry

  • Youth jail ministry


Mikayla Johns

Buffalo Dream Center / Project Hope

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Restoring people, rebuilding dreams, and reclaiming the world

  • Community outreach and building relationships in El Tizate with the goal of planting a church

  • Overseeing a children's feeding program in Montana de La Flor

  • Children's & youth ministry


Mike & Pamela Patton

Faces of Dreams

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Providing the real needs of the child while protecting the dignity of the parent

  • Child sponsorship program

  • Devotional program

  • Feeding centers

  • Ministry Institute

  • Construction projects


Molly Hornsby

Future of Hope Family Ministry

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

Walking alongside the forgotten and abandoned as they journey towards hope and wholeness in Jesus' name

  • Education sponsorship for kids K-12

  • Regular home visits to provide accountability, encouragement, prayer, and evangelism

  • Organizing regular community events and "club" meetings for sponsored children and families

  • Collaborating with locals to provide free community sports teams, tutoring programs, and counseling


Naomi Kankowske

Midway Ministries

Comayagua, Comayagua

Bringing a tangible hope to the children of Honduras

  • Work with children of the Tolupan tribe in La Montana de la Flor

  • Bringing humanitarian aid, education, and sharing the love of Christ


Patricia Durner

Rak Chazak Amats

Copan Ruinas

  • Work with women in Bible Studies

  • Women's Conferences

  • Radio Program

  • Prayer at Birthing Center


Rachel Kiefer


Sabanagrande, Francisco Morazan

To see the youth of Honduras trust Christ as their Savior, grow in His grace, and become the next generation of missionaries, pastors, and teachers to reach the rest of the World with the Gospel

  • Currently in language school

  • When completed, plans to teach at a Christian school in Choluteca


Ralph & Aleda Gilmore


Puerto Cortes, Cortes

To make Jesus known and glorified

  • Coordinating a monthly food distribution

  • Paying for school for some sponsored children

  • Connecting with families to determine spiritual and physical needs

  • Teaching children about Jesus

  • Coordinating short-term teams


Ron & Shelley Jones

Hope for Honduras

Comayaguela, Francisco Morazan

Develop fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ

  • Hope Academy

  • Hope Consultorio (wellness programs with 3 doctors)

  • Hope Feeding Program (feeding breakfast to 600 children in the streets)

  • Iglesia de Vida y Esperanza

  • Hope Bible Institute (program to train pastors and their leaders for church planting and discipleship)


Ronny & Keren Cruz-Burdick

Un Plato de Comida para los Niños de la Calle

El Paraiso, Yoro

Working with children in the streets in order to carry the Word of God to all the communities of Honduras

  • Feeding programs

  • Assisting families in need


Sara Eytcheson Alvarado & Francisco Alvarado

ElmTree Ministries

Comayagua, Comayagua

Bring the Gospel to the community in fun and unique ways

  • Children's ministry coordinator at Ministerio Linaje Escogido Comayagua

  • Currently finishing construction on a community center to serve as a place of refuge for the children, and adults, in the community of La Canadá


Scott & Susan McCumber

In The Gap 4 God / Casa de Jose

Comayagua, Comayagua

Providing a safe haven and Godly direction for displaced young adults

  • Provide a ‘transition home’ for youth transitioning out of orphanages or other homes

  • Provide guidance for ministry and vocational opportunities, and/or assistance in furthering their education.


Steve & Lindsey Poulson

Church Mission Society

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazan

To work with street connected and vulnerable children and young people in the Tegucigalpa area and empower local people to engage in God’s call on their lives

  • Mentoring & creating safe spaces for at risk children and young people to grow, alongside supporting local project development and helping them establish small businesses to create sustainability


Steven Ball

Unión Bíblica de Honduras

Siguatepeque, Comayagua

Reach out to and share the message of the Bible to children and young people in primary schools

  • Sharing the Bible and God's love for the children and their families, through class lessons, demonstrating and explaining Christian values

  • Sunday School outreach programs and children's and youth group events at Iglesia Sala Evangelica

  • Partnering with Prodim Betel, part of Iglesia Betel, which serves children from very poor homes, by giving extra support with their education, Christian education, homework, school supplies, and hot lunches

  • Give English classes in primary schools on request


Taylor & Tabitha Henry

Hope In The Darkness Ministries

Roatan, Bay Islands

To change the world for Jesus one child at a time

  • Children's church

  • Public school ministry

  • Girl's Club

  • Boy's Club


Young Kab & Mi Sook Kweon

Gospel Taekwondo Mission

Progresso, Yoro

Spreading the Gospel with Taekwondo to students to teach them to be leaders in the world

  • Taekwondo class

  • Korean class

  • Bible study

  • Mission group

  • Pastors education